Next Month

IN NEXT MONTH – OCTOBER 2017

As always, we shall be covering the shows and events of Asian Art in London, which this year takes place from 2 to 11 November.

Another India in Cambridge explores the minority communities of India, including the adavasi community

Collector Extraordinaire at Museum nan Eilean, Lews Castle, Stornoway, Scotland. The Mackenzie Collection is the oldest and largest collection of ancient South Asian art in the world and is made up of a remarkable range of material collected by Mackenzie, who left Lewis at the age of 29 in 1783, never to return.

We take a look at the opening events and exhibitions for the Freer and Sackler Galleries in Washington DC, which open again to the public, after refurbishing, mid-October.

Kunisada v Kuniyoshi – Japanese prints at the MFA in Boston. Whose the winner?

Imagining the Divine at the Ashmolean in Oxford

Elsewhere in the issue …

Profile: Sadik Kwaish Alfraji (b 1960 Baghdad, the artist’s work part of the Venice Biennale Iraq Pavilion

The Jim Thompson Museum in Bangkok. This year marks the 50th anniversary of his disappearance.

Art and China after 1989 is the one of the new autumn exhibitions at the Guggenheim in New York

HK auction reviews, fairs, and Islamic Arts Diary